Bust out the champagne glasses, don the party hats and prepare to dance in the streets because the special land use permit for the EZ Mart Mobil gas station was approved on Thursday. After several meetings involving reviews, workshops, discussions and deliberations, the Greenville Planning Commission unanimously voted to approve the permit for the EZ Mart reconstruction project during its regular meeting Thursday.
Born and raised in Trufant, Greenville High School senior Ashlae Portell is the first to say living in a small town in rural Michigan has its perks.
Ever since the explosion in popularity of craft beers and the subsequent naming of Grand Rapids as Beer City, USA, the craft beer movement has poured into the smaller surrounding communities.
Ryan Lothian has a calm, laid back demeanor about himself. His voice wouldn’t carry much in a crowded room. But any mention of his newly acquired business and the Greenville native will suddenly perk up and words of fond memories and new, exciting ideas will flow right out of him.
Funeral notices for Saturday, May 30, 2015
Life in a small town is what you make it. It’s a matter of who you choose as friends, which activities you choose to participate in; in short, you get out of it what you put into it. That’s the philosophy of Kennedy Cogswell, who recently put in her last day as a senior at Lakeview High School.
City budgeting can get complicated, but prioritizing the projects with available funding makes the process as exciting as it is rewarding.
During a special meeting Tuesday, the Greenville City Council discussed the Capital Improvements Budget as part of the overall city budget for 2015-2016.
It seems nearly every town has some sort of summertime concert series these days. After all, what’s not to like about free music in a bucolic, temperate setting?
But few of these musical offerings compare with the acts presented this year at Lakeview’s Music in the Park concert series. The surprisingly diverse lineup includes several nationally recognized acts, renowned recording artists and a few West Michigan favorites.
Read The Daily News Funeral Notices for Friday, May 29, 2015
Montabella High School senior Madelyn Karcher personifies the words “proactive” and “leadership.” For starters, this year as a senior, she tackled six dual enrollment classes at Mid Michigan Community College and she took an online English course. She will not be stopping there.